Possible FuturesJanine Etherington
Acrylic paint, graphite, silver powdered pigment on Stretched canvas
Painting wraps around edges
Varnished and Ready to hang
Signed on front and back
36 " h x 36 " w x 1.5 " d |7 lbs. 0 oz.
As an intuitive painter, Janine is often surprised at what appears when she starts a painting. During this piece, her concerns for the planet showed up unbidden. When this became clear, she continued to develop the work further with thoughts around the choices we make and how those choices affect our global future.
Janine’s abstract artworks are created with measured doses of both intuition and analysis. “My work develops as a series of calls and responses,” she says. She adds color, letting gravity pull the paint around. She then responds to the direction of the composition with additional marks, adding and subtracting. The incorporation of recognizable forms, specifically letters and numbers, indicates the influences of Jasper Johns and Robert Rauschenberg on Janine’s work. Janine is also inspired by listening to jazz music. She is a musician herself, and plays in a local Zimbabwean marimba ensemble when she’s not painting.
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I positively love Janine's work --and I hung my piece in a prominent location in my house --and always receive compliments.- M Miller